Health / Medicine

Students plan protests, Washington march, to demand gun control…

Students plan protests, Washington march, to demand gun control…

Published 19/02/2018

A senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School weeps in front of a cross and Star of David for shooting victim Meadow Pollack while a [more…]

Israeli scientists complete mock Mars mission in Negev desert

Israeli scientists complete mock Mars mission in Negev desert

Published 18/02/2018

Israeli scientists participate in an experiment simulating a mission to Mars, at the D-MARS Desert Mars Analog Ramon Station project of Israel's Space Agency, Ministry [more…]

Gilead wins reversal of $2.54 billion hepatitis C drug patent verdict

Gilead wins reversal of $2.54 billion hepatitis C drug patent verdict

Published 17/02/2018

The logo of Gilead Sciences Inc is pictured during a news conference in New Delhi September 15, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee/File Photo(Reuters) - A federal judge [more…]

Novartis readies to auction U.S. generic pills business: sources

Novartis readies to auction U.S. generic pills business: sources

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG is seen at its headquarters in Basel, Switzerland, January 25, 2017. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Photo(Reuters) - Switzerland’s [more…]

Blackface skit in China’s new year gala sparks racism accusations

Blackface skit in China’s new year gala sparks racism accusations

Published 16/02/2018

Chinese actor Lou Naiming (C) performs a skit on a Lunar New Year gala in Beijing, China, February 15, 2018. Picture taken February 15, 2018. [more…]

Shares of Apricus tank after FDA declines to OK erectile…

Shares of Apricus tank after FDA declines to OK erectile…

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: - A view shows the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland August 14, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed/File Photo(Reuters) - [more…]

Apricus says FDA declines to approve erectile dysfunction cream

Apricus says FDA declines to approve erectile dysfunction cream

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: - A view shows the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland August 14, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed/File Photo(Reuters) - [more…]

Pot Pharm: Booming Canada weed sector plots next-wave medicines

Pot Pharm: Booming Canada weed sector plots next-wave medicines

Published 16/02/2018

A worker collects cuttings from a marijuana plant at the Canopy Growth Corporation facility in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada, January 4, 2018. REUTERS/Chris WattieTORONTO (Reuters) [more…]

Swiss skiers first athletes hit by norovirus at Games

Swiss skiers first athletes hit by norovirus at Games

Published 16/02/2018

Feb 12, 2018- Gangneung, South Korea- Visitors pose for a photo on the Olympic Rings at Gangneung Olympic Park during the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter [more…]

Kanye West settles lawsuit over Saint Pablo tour cancellation

Kanye West settles lawsuit over Saint Pablo tour cancellation

Published 16/02/2018

Kanye West. REUTERS/Lucas JacksonLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Kanye West and Lloyd’s of London [SOLYD.UL] insurers have resolved a $10 million lawsuit over the rapper’s cancellation [more…]